Program in Physical Therapy Chatham University

Program in Physical Therapy Chatham University

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
66%
34%
student ratio
115
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
20%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Physical Therapy Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
      Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy (TDPT)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 41
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

20% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 415
    • Accepted 86
    • Acceptance Rate 20
    • Enrolled 40
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $45
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, community service, interview, minimum GPA of 3.0, writing sample, and volunteer/work experience, 3 references
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based, TWE required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students115
    • Female Percentage66%
    • Male Percentage34%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students115
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Full-time Percentage99%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian89%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty11
    • Full-time Percentage73%
    • Part-time Percentage27%
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchStroke rehabilitation, osteoporosis and fall prevention, physical therapy for children with disabilities, evidence-based practice and decision-making, low back pain in children and adolescents
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Physical Therapy

Chatham University

Woodland Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2826
United States

Dr. Patricia Downey

Director

Phone: 412-365-1199
Fax: 412-365-1505
Email: downey@chatham.edu

Ms. Ashlee Bartko

Senior Assistant Director of Graduate Admission

Phone: 412-365-2988
Fax: 412-365-1609
Email: gradadmissions@chatham.edu


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